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Murray and Nadal advance to Barcelona Open semifinals

Nadal, who captured a 10th Monte Carlo Masters last weekend, will be aiming to build momentum ahead of the French Open. Andy Murray avoided losing to Albert Ramos-Vinolas for the second successive week with a battling performance at the Barcelona Open.

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Grueling season taking its toll on injury-hit Man United

I have to speak with them and see how they are and how they feel. "Mourinho and Tuanzebe against Swansea". Center back and central midfield are the obvious problem areas for United, which is through to the Europa League semifinals - the first leg against Celta Vigo is on Thursday - and is in fifth place in the Premier League.

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Buccaneers draft all about helping Winston be successful

Bouye and safety Barry Church in free agency. Evans was the 20th pick Friday night, No. 50 overall as Licht and Koetter attempt to assemble as much help as possible for Winston, the No. "I've talked to Gerald McCoy about what he knows about Oklahoma players and Robert Ayers and Lavonte David , and the list goes on and on", Licht said.

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Caps win tight series over Leafs to set up rematch with Pens

He got just that. Andersen was sharp with 34 saves, equalled by Holtby, who stopped 37-of-38 for the Caps. "They knocked us out a year ago, so we get a chance to go back at them again". Or William Nylander's 12 game point scoring streak. The first prime scoring chance of the third period came from Caps forward Andre Burakovsky , who could only shake his head in frustration after his shot from the slot was gloved by Andersen.

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Conte hails huge Chelsea win

Our answer was very good. "But, for me, I've always said I've been pleased with his commitment, his work for the team". Chelsea will take the momentum from Saturday's win forward into this fixture, but we think the short rest and habit of conceding goals at home will see them ship a goal or two.

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McDavid faces off with Kesler when Oilers visit Ducks

The Ducks are anticipating more physical play in this series than what they faced against Calgary, which threw its weight around but wasn't as big in stature overall. X-factor: Believe it or not, it's not Connor McDavid . Six time 30 goal scorer Corey Perry has been relegated to the third line but is still producing.

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Zinedine Zidane may be fired by Real Madrid

Although there is a huge difference in the points of Real Madrid and Deportivo, the Riazor stadium has proven to be unlucky for several top La Liga clubs this season. Depor striker Florian Andone will be looking to capitalise on Ramos's absence. The Real Madrid high chief saw the Welshman as heir to the throne that had been shared for nine years between Messi and Cristiano .

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Anaheim Ducks vs. Edmonton Oilers - 4/26/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

However, Anaheim hasn't lost in a very long time. He fell out of favor with the Ducks and was traded for a fourth-round pick and a prospect, but he has revitalized his career with a 42-point season for the Oilers . "I know that's coming because that's just the way playoffs are because everybody has their crosses to bear on what the opposition is doing", Carlyle said.

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Former No. 1 overall pick Long retires

Former Michigan Wolverine and first-overall draft pick Jake Long is calling it a career. His career included stints with the Dolphins (2008-12), St. Louis Rams (2013-14), Atlanta Falcons (2015) and Minnesota Vikings (2016). He played five seasons for Miami, starting all 16 games his first three seasons. Long tweeted out his thanks to friends and family, but said he wouldn't be trying to play again.

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Yankees worth big league-high $3.7 billion

NY wound up winning the game 8-3 but Montgomery was left with a no-decision. The Yankees announced on Monday that the 24-year-old Montgomery, a standout performer for Sumter High School, the American Legion Sumter P-15's and the University of SC, had won the role as the team's fifth starter.

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Rain washes out NASCAR Cup race at Bristol; they'll try again Monday

His best finish past year in the two Bristol races was a 24th in the August race. Of course, the challenge with a rained out qualifying session is that it lumps most of the top drivers at the front of the field, making it tough to decide which big names to pay up for.

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Potential Malcolm Butler trade has become 'less attractive' to Saints

The trade possibility that has hung over the New Orleans Saints' offseason might be on the backburner as the NFL Draft approaches this week. Butler has been the source of trade rumors for much of this offseason after he didn't sign his tender with the Patriots initially and the team signed cornerback Stephon Gilmore to a five-year, $65 million contract.

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Rory McIlroy books Stevie Wonder to play wedding ceremony, reports say

And the couple won't be having a wedding band. A fireworks display is believed to be planned for this evening after guests enjoy a gourmet menu from executive chef Philippe Farineau. On Thursday, the Co Down-born sports star indulged in clay pigeon shooting with some friends on the luxurious 360-acre estate. Speaking after losing the Masters at Augusta National, the four-time major victor said he was "excited" about the prospect of becoming a married man.

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Young Cubs Fan Bursts Into Tears When His Dad Gifts Him Titckets

It could have easily been more work, but Kolt immediately said "Yes". Yup, it was a pair of Cubs tickets for a game at Wrigley. Many Chicago Cubs fans and other team personnel have reached out as well to offer parking, passes, and even meals around the stadium to Kolt and his family for their special trip.

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National Football League schedule makers did Giants no favors

The Cowboys have four games on NBC, which televises only national games. For the third straight year and fifth time in the last six seasons, the Cowboys and Giants will square off in Week 1 on Sunday night, September 10, at AT&T Stadium.

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Get fit for Lions or you'll be dropped, Gatland warns captain Warburton

The Osprey will compete with Ireland's Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell of England for a Test starting spot at 10. A pessimistic injury update was issued by Munster this week: Murray had still not completed any contact work since his shoulder injury, leaving him as a doubt for this weekend's game.

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Rajon Rondo Out Indefinitely with Fractured Thumb, Celtics Now Have Hope

Game 3 is Thursday night in Milwaukee. Link here: Chicago vs Boston . They've outrebounded the Celtics in both games, using their height and size to dominate the paint against the shorter and slighter Boston players. "Down 0-2, we have to play with desperation and I still have hope". Having lost home-court advantage and being down 0-2 isn't the recipe for a successful seven-game series .

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Michigan State player charged with criminal sexual conduct

Police submitted arrest warrant requests Thursday afternoon to the Ingham County Prosecutor's Office following a sexual assault investigation involving a Michigan State football player. The program at Michigan State has been operating for more than 50 years. "I expect all of our players to conduct themselves in a manner that reflects the values and principles of Michigan State University", Dantonio said then.

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Bills lineman Cyrus Kouandjio hospitalized unusual incident with police

And yet, the Buffalo lineman found his way into the headlines after a freakish incident on Tuesday not far from the site of an Elma, New York auto accident that left a pregnant woman in critical condition. "We don't have all of the details, so we won't have any further comment at this time". Police initially didn't know who Kouandjio was, but after finding his vehicle abandoned with Bills gear inside, they were able to make the connection.

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HBO & Sky in $250 Million Drama Pact

The aim of the deal is to make "high-end drama", putting out two drama series every year, and the first projects are already underway. For the nine months ended 31 March 2017, the Sky Group posted revenues of £9.6 billion, up 11% annually on a reported basis and up 5% at constant currency.

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John Terry: Chelsea want to keep centre-back at the club

We are in a great moment. They were disappointed after Watford, but we spoke about how we can do better and the last couple of days have been very positive. It means something important is growing here. "It's a big thing that people include Tottenham in the same level as United, Chelsea, City, Arsenal and Liverpool", he said.

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Buster Posey: Giants likely to place Posey (head) on the DL

It's a scary moment. That might be some concern for Giants fans, as they hope Posey doesn't go through the same thing. Posey was hit in the head by a 94 miles per hour fastball from D-backs right-hander Taijuan Walker yesterday, and though Pavlovic notes that he's said to be feeling good, the team wants to proceed with caution in a potential concussion scenario.

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Firmino grabs another winner, Liverpool beats West Brom 1-0

The visitors could have extended their lead after halftime but James Milner blazed a glorious opportunity over the bar and Divock Origi had a goal ruled out for offside. Firmino, of all people, lost the ball to Salomon Rondon and he teed-up Phillips only for the winger to be thwarted by the on-rushing Mignolet. Tony Pulis, desperate to protect an unbeaten home record against Liverpool , sent goalkeeper Ben Foster up into attack for a corner in injury time, but disaster almost struck when ...

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James White Signs 3-Year Extension With Pats

After a ten-year gap between championships, Tom Brady and the Patriots were finally able to return to the Super Bowl , leaving with the Lombardi Trophy. "The way he talked, so aggressively, I've just never heard that". The Patriots may pull the offer if the running back doesn't sign the deal soon, according to a report.

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Brighton promoted to the Premier League

It would take Brighton losing all their remaining three games and third-placed Huddersfield overturning a 32-goal swing for the club to not be playing in the Premier League next season. We were desperate to keep the main players who had done so well last season. "This was a club that had been in the play-offs two years running before I got here, so it wasn't a club that was used to being at the bottom end of the division".